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world

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of world

  1. 1 human beings in general <the whole world is waiting to see how this crisis will play out> Synonyms folks, humanity, humankind, public, species, peopleRelated Words community, society; crowd, masses, mob, populace, proletariat, rabble, rabblement, riffraff

  2. 2 the celestial body on which we live <worried about the effects of pollution on the world> Synonyms globe, planet, earthRelated Words cosmos, creation, nature, universe; ball, orb, sphere; macrocosm, microcosm, microcosmos

  3. 3 the whole body of things observed or assumed <theories about the origin of the world> Synonyms cosmos, creation, macrocosm, nature, universeRelated Words existence, realityNear Antonyms nothingness, void

  4. 4 a huge physical or conceptual distance <liberal attitudes that are a world away from his neighbors' backward mentality> Synonyms light-year, galaxyRelated Words country mile, long haul, way; infinityNear Antonyms hop, skip, and jump, shouting distance, stone's throw, striking distance; hair, hairbreadth (or hairsbreadth), inch




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